T S Rathore


Room No. :122-C
Electrical Engineering Department 
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Powai, Mumbai- 400076 

Phone (O) : (+91-22-) 2576-7413
Phone (R) : (+91-22-) 2576-8413
Fax : (+91-22-) 572 3707


Indian Institute of Technology

Department of Electrical Engineering
Communication Engineering 

Electronics System 


Power Electronics & Power Systems




[Courses]   [Professional Membership] [Other Activities]                        



Research Interests

  • Analysis and Synthesis of Networks 

  • Electronic Circuit Design 

  • Switched-Capacitor Filters 

  • Electronic-Aided Instrumentation 

  • Hartley Transform 

  • Fault Diagnosis 

  • Knowledge-Based Systems 

Academic Background

  • B Sc (Electrical Engineering):                                  1965,  University of Indore, Indore 

  • M E (Applied Electronics & Servomechanisms):     1970,  University of Indore,  Indore

  • Ph D (by research on Passive and Active Circuits): 1976,  University of Indore,  Indore

Work Experience

  • Professor:                    IIT Bombay, Mumbai,                          1986-to date

  • Asstt Prof:                   IIT Bombay, Mumbai,                          1978-1986

  • Reader:                       G S Inst of Tech & Science, Indore,      1976-1978

  • Lecturer:                     G S Inst of Tech & Science, Indore,      1968-1976

  • Associate Lecturer:    G S Inst of Tech & Science, Indore,      1965-1968

Awards and Honors

  1. IETE BR Batra Memorial Award for the year 2005 in recognition of selfless service to the cause of the IETE for overall growth, honor and furtherance of its basic aims and objectives. The award consists of a gold medal and a citation.

  2. IETE Prof K Sreenivasan Memorial Award for the year 2005 in recognition of  distinguished contribution in the field of teaching Electronics & Communication Engineering. The award consists of a medal, a citation and a cash.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Both the above awards have been conferred during the inaugural function of the 48th Annual  Technical  Convention  of  IETE on Sept 23, 2005 at Hotel Taj Palace,  New Delhi.  It is for the first time in the history of IETE that the same person is receiving two awards in the same year and also awards in two consecutive years.

  3. He has been appointed as an ISTE Visiting Professor for the year 2005-06.

  4.  IETE Prof S V C Aiya Memorial Award for the year 2004 in recognition of distinguished contribution in providing guidance in Electronics and Telecommunication Research Work. The award consists of  a medal, a citation and cash.  It was presented by Prof K K Agarwal, President ISTE at the inaugural function of the 47th IETE Annual Convention at Ahemdabad on 25th September 2004.

  5. ISTE Maharashtra State National Award for the year 2003 for Outstanding Research Work. The award consists of cash, a medal and a citation. It was presented by  Prof R S Nirjar, President ISTE, on Dec 27, 2003, at the inaugural function of the 33rd ISTE Annual Convention at Kumarguru College of  Technology, Coimbatore.

  6. ISTE U P Government National Award for the year 2002 for writing of the book 'Digital Measurement Techniques'. The award consists of a cash prize, a medal and a citation. The award was presented by Dr R Natarajan, Chairman AICTE, on Dec 27, 2002 at the  inaugural function of 32nd ISTE Annual convention, Nitte.

  7. IEEE Silver Jubilee Medal for 2001 for the outstanding work done for the sister organization IETE

  8. IETE M N Saha Memorial Award for the best application oriented paper 'Programmable Gain Amplifiers', IETE  J Research, vol 41, pp 277-284, Sept-Dec 1995 presented by Prof Yash Pal

  9. Post Doctoral Fellowship: 1983-85, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

  10. Research Scholarship: 1993, University of South Australia, Adelaide

  11. Merit-cum Means Scholarship: 1961-1965


Other Responsibilities

  • Chairman:           ISTE IIT-Bombay Chapter: 2001-03, 2003-06

  • Regional Editor: International Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems

  • Member:             Editorial board of the IETE J of Education (2003-04)

  • Member:             Editorial board of the ISTE National J of Technical Education

  • Vice-Chairman:   IETE Mumbai Centre (2004-2006)

  • Convener:           Telephone Advisory Committee, IIT Bombay  (1990-2005)

  • Member:             Board of Studies of EE and Electronics and Instrumentation of GSITS,  Indore

  • Coordinator:       Solution manuals of IETE Examination papers

  • Member:         Technical Committee of the National Seminar 'Telecom Development -                            Strategy for National Growth, IETE Mumbai Centre, Jan 16-17, 2004

  • Member:            Technical Committee of the International Conference on Next Generation          Networks and also  the Convener of the Publication Committee, Feb 2006.



    (i) QIP course on Recent Topics in Circuit Theory, 1980
    (ii) ISTE course on Digital Measurement Techniques, 1982
    (iii) ISTE course on Electronic Measurement and Instrumentation Techniques, 1991
    (iv) CDP Workshop on Resource Material for Teaching Analog Electronics, 1996


  • Digital Measurement Techniques: Narosa Publishers, New Delhi, First Published in 1996, Revised Edition: 2003, for sale in India by Narosa Publishers and in UK and Europe by Alpha Science International Ltd, Pangbourne, England.

  • The above book has been translated  in Russian language in 2004


  • Publications here.




Professional Membership
  • Senior Member: IEEE (USA) (1978-2004)

  • Fellow:  IETE (India)

    • Chairman:  IETE Mumbai Centre (2001-2002).

    • Honorary Secretary: IETE Mumbai Centre, Elected Unopposed for two terms 1999 - 00, 2000-01.          

    • Vice-Chairman: IETE Mumbai Centre (2003-04, 2004-06)

    • Coopted Member: IETE Mumbai Centre (1998-99)

  • Fellow: IE (India)

  • Member:  ISTE (India)

    • Chairman: ISTE IIT Bombay Chapter (2001-03, 2003-06)

  • Member:   Instrument Society of India


Other Activities
  • Hindi poem writing: His some of the poems have been broadcasted from Akashwani Adelaide (June 1993), and some have been published in IIT Hindi Megazine 'Kshitiz' and elsewhere. He has participated in some Kavi Sammelans organized  by IIT Bombay.

  • Social Secretary: IIT Bombay Staff Club during 1995-96, 1997-98 and  organized several social functions and picnics. Among  many items introduced,  Anatakshari  (1995) and A Love Story (1997) were very popular.


Listed in:
Asia's Who's Who of Men & Women of Achievement, vol. 6, 1991.